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Quranic Healer/Counselor/Psychologist

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Looking for a qualified Islamic scholar who has knowledge, training, expertise and experience in Quranic spiritual healing (ruqyiahh shar-iiah) and Prophetic medicine (Tibb an Nabawi (SAW) ) which includes cupping or hijamah; Use Quran and Prophetic Medicine, Hijama to provide healing services.

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Sales & Marketing Executive Director

Position: Full-Time

Location: –

Looking for a qualified candidate to run our Furqaan Recycling division. This person will be responsible for the marketing of our services. Develop and manage contract and also manager vendors. Be able to run the entire department from marketing to maintaining existing cliental and eventually grow this into a national organization. This position requires traveling.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Business Administration field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of professional working experience preferably in the recycling industry.

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Sales & Marketing Manager

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Looking for a qualified candidate to run our Furqaan Maps division. This person will be responsible for the marketing and distribution of the Furqaan Maps. This person will also be responsible to get sponsors throughout the year. Qualified candidate will be responsible for getting ads for Furqaan Maps from Businesses and organizations.

This positions reports to the marketing manager.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Business Administration field.
  • Minimum of 2 years of professional working experience. 

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Sales Manager

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

An acuminous person with vision, energy, zeal and strong initiative, to Develop and Expand existing Islamic books business.

Responsibilities:

  • To devise and execute effective marketing strategy to firmly establish our bookstore as market leader in US for Islamic books.
  • To study the market size and segments, know the customers, acquire and retain them.
  • To study the trends, locate opportunity, risks and find proactive, creative solutions.
  • To meet the targets under challenging conditions.
  • For proper selection and purchase of inventory.

For Online Business you have to:

  • Build and enhance company’s presence online.
  • Optimize existing web site and web content, to draw more traffic and business. Supervise and guide web developer.
  • Communicate with customer online through web, social media, e-mails and blogging etc.
  • To ship the orders on daily basis and handle customers inquiries.

Skills Required:

  • Experience in Consumer Items Marketing.
  • Outgoing personality with excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Education in marketing, and/or business development.
  • Dedicated person with self-initiative.
  • Knowledge and experience of E-business required.
  • Knowledge of website and SEO techniques preferred. Internet savvy, comfortable with social media like facebook, twitter, linked in, YouTube etc.
  • Dealing with advertisements, promotions and PR

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Bookstore Associate

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Salary: $12.00 per hour

Responsible for providing customer service to customers including entering and shipping orders. Maintaining Bookstore’s inventory. Reports and works under direct supervision of the Bookstore Manager and President.

Role(s):

Main duties but not limited to the followings:

  • Providing prompt and courteous customer service via phone calls/emails/in person
  • Entering orders and data entry in the system via big commerce and check for any errors.
  • Assisting the shipping clerk with shipping orders
  • Double checking orders to avoid any shipping mistake
  • Scheduling pallet orders.
  • Acting as a backup for the bookstore department
  • Maintaining inventory
  • Purchasing new inventory
  • Manage inventory by performing data entry
  • Helping out in conventions (may include out of state traveling)
  • Some weekends might be required to work throughout the year
  • Other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Islamic Studies (preferred) or 2 years Associate degree in any discipline, high school graduate with some administrative experience.
  • Data Entry and basic computer skills in Word and Excel.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Fluency in English, Arabic or Urdu (preferred).
  • Scheduling pellet orders.
  • Minimum 1-3 years shipping/receiving/warehouse  experience (preferred) or will train.
  • Light lifting (over 15-20lbs)
  • Problem solving skills and must be detailed oriented and organized.
  • Has a valid driver’s license

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Shipping/Warehouse Associate

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Salary: $13.00 per hour

Role(s):

  • Prepare orders by processing requests and supply orders; pulling materials; packing boxes; placing orders in delivery area for pickup.
  • Coordinate with all departments to fulfill specific and ongoing inventory and shipping needs
  • Maintain excellent service by following organization standards of quality, and national standards of shipping best-practices.
  • Ensure a safe and clean work environment by keeping shelves, packing area, and workstations neat; maintaining clean shipping supply area; complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
  • Document any necessary updates to process and aid in inventory management
  • Work in other Foundation areas as appropriate to maintain knowledge and relationships necessary for efficient and effective operation.
  • Organize and catalogue large batches of similar items.
  • Pack and ship items securely and effectively to minimize breakage.
  • Build and wrap pallets for secure shipment with freight carriers
  • Aid in the cleaning and preparation of machines marked for wholesale, large orders, or special projects
  • Fill all customer orders with accuracy and timeliness. Pack sold items properly and ship in a timely basis per policy.
  • Ensure that incoming and outgoing inventory and shipments are as secure and well organized as possible.

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Bookstore Manager

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Developing and managing the operations of the bookstore. Responsible for managing the bookstore by supervising the bookstore staff and overseeing the shipping/ordering processes.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Main duties but not limited to the followings:

  • Over seeing and helping bookstore associates
  • Supervising day to day activities including customer service, shipping and data entry process
  • Increasing sales and profit margins
  • Purchasing inventory
  • Arranging book fairs
  • Providing Islamic curriculum to schools
  • Developing marketing and promotional material
  • Maintaining inventory process
  • Representing the department during conventions (may include out of state traveling)
  • Overseeing bookstore accounting process
  • Running sales and product reports
  • Some weekends might be required to work throughout the year

Requirements:

  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Basic Computer skills are a must
  • Has a valid driver’s license
  • Light lifting (up to 15-20lbs)
  • Problem solving skills
  • Detailed oriented and organized
  • Knowing Arabic or Urdu is preferred
  • Management experience of 1 year is preferred

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Teaching Positions

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Furqaan Academy is now accepting applications for the following positions for:

  • Homeroom Teachers
  • J.H. /H.S Subject Teachers
  • Arabic Teachers
  • Islamic Studies Teachers
  • Quran Teachers

Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s Degree
  • Teaching experience of at least 2 years (preferred)
  • Teaching Certificate preferred
  • Must be proficient in English language.

Benefits:

  • Islamic Environment
  • Tuition discounts for children of faculty
  • Professional and career development opportunities
  • Paid sick arid personal days

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

Daycare / Montessori Director

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Responsibilities:

  • Direct and design the program that is consistent with the school’s vision and the teaching styles and values of the Montessori approach.
  • Provide leadership and supervise staff and students.
  • Set educational standards, and help establish policies, procedures
  • Maintain a positive communication with staff, parents and students.
  • Provide administrative guidance and maintain student files.
  • Evaluate the program and make sure that it meets the local and state requirements
  • Work towards Accreditation of the school.
  • Evaluate staff and provide input on the teaching strategies.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Montessori Certification (required)
  • Montessori experience (preferred)
  • Administrative experience (preferred)

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.

School Administrator

Position: Full-Time

Location: Bolingbrook, IL

Responsible for the operation and instructional leadership at school. Trains and supervises staff, sets instructional objectives, and works to build a rapport with parents.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage day-to-day activities.
  • Review and approve new programs, or recommend modifications to existing programs, submitting program proposals for school board approval as necessary.
  • Prepare, maintain, or oversee the preparation/maintenance of attendance, activity, planning, or personnel reports and records.
  • Confer with parents and staff to discuss educational activities, policies, and student behavioral or learning problems.
  • Prepare and submit budget requests and recommendations, or grant proposals to solicit program funding.
  • Direct and coordinate school maintenance services and the use of school facilities.
  • Administer record keeping.
  • Handle tours and marketing.
  • Prepare budgets and annual reports.
  • Work actively with teachers to maintain high curriculum standards.
  • Establish performance goals and objectives.
  • Explain or answer procedural questions.

Email resume to [email protected]. U.S. Work Authorization is required. Pay commensurate with knowledge and experience on a non-profit Islamic Organization scale.